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Diane Benton

April 8, 1955 February 6, 2019
Diane Benton
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Obituary for Diane Benton


Age 63 years of Omaha

Diane Benton was born April 8, 1955 in Omaha, Nebraska to Marvin and Geneva Blackwell. She was called home February 6, 2019.

Diane was raised and educated in Omaha, NE. She graduated from Omaha North High school in 1973. Diane married Mark S. Benton September 1, 1978. She continued her education and received her degree in accounting from Bellevue University. Diane went on to work as an accountant at Heartland Family Services for over 20 years.

Diane was a faithful and dedicated member at King Solomon Baptist Church for over 20 years. She worked in the finance department, served on the Deaconess board and volunteered as much as possible until her health declined.

Diane loved her family most of all and greatly enjoyed spending time with her six grandchildren.

Diane was preceded in death by her parents, Marvin and Geneva Blackwell and sister, Geraldine Cobb.

Diane leaves to cherish her memories her husband of 40 years, Mark Benton; Daughters: Karla Benton (Clyde Travis), Stephannie Benton; Grandchildren: Kendyl, DeAjia, Brielynn, Cara, Aaron, Clyde; Dozens of cousins, many other relatives, and friends.

Visitation: Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019 from 6-8:00pm at Braman Mortuary (72 St. Chapel)

Home Going Celebration: Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019 at 10:30am at King Solomon Baptist Church (3202 Evans St.)

Interment: Mt. Hope Cemetery

Braman Mortuary (72 St. Chapel)
1702 N. 72 St.
Omaha, NE 68114

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6:00 PM 2/13/2019 6:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 2/13/2019 8:00:00 PM
Braman Mortuary

1702 North 72nd Street
Omaha, NE 68114

Braman Mortuary
1702 North 72nd Street Omaha 68114 NE
United States

Homegoing Celebration




10:30 AM 2/14/2019 10:30:00 AM
King Solomon Missionary Baptist Church

3202 Evans St.
Omaha, NE 68111

King Solomon Missionary Baptist Church
3202 Evans St. Omaha 68111 NE
United States

Cemetery Details


Mount Hope Cemetery Final Resting Place

7602 Military Avenue
Omaha, NE 68134

7602 Military Avenue Omaha 68134 NE
United States

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